Usage Kazakh, English, Russian, Bashkir, Belarusian, Chechen, Indonesian, Mongolian, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish
Scripts Шымкент(Kazakh, Russian, Bashkir, Belarusian, Chechen, Mongolian Cyrillic) شىمكەنت(Kazakh Arabic)
Other Forms FormsChimkent, Shimkent
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Meaning & History
From Kazakh шым (shym) meaning "sod, turf, meadow" and кент (kent) meaning "town". This is the name of a city in Kazakhstan.